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FIREX-AQ Prelaunch Data Visualization

The FIREX-AQ mission will track fire emissions as they travel across the United States. Please visit the FIREX-AQ website for more information.

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Visualization Credits

Samson K. Reiny (Wyle Information Systems): Lead Producer
Kathryn Mersmann (USRA): Producer
Amber Soja (NASA/LaRC): Lead Scientist
Roman Kowch (SSAI): Lead Data Provider
Alex Kekesi (GST): Lead Visualizer
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Data Used:
CALIPSO/CALIOP/Total Attenuated Backscatter
8/6/2018, 8/8/2018, 8/10/2018, 8/12/2018, 8/14/2018, 8/16/2018, 8/18/2018, 8/20/2018, 8/22/2018
Terra and Aqua/MODIS/Band Combination 1, 4, 3 also referred to as: True Color
NASA - 8/2/2018 - 8/24/2018
8/2/2018 - 8/24/2018
Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) has 16 spectral bands, including two visible channels, four near-infrared channels and ten infrared channels. It is nearly identical to the imagers on Himawari 8 and Himawari 9.
Suomi NPP/VIIRS/Fire Pixels
Analysis - NASA/GSFC - 8/2/2018 - 8/24/2018
Note: While we identify the data sets used in these visualizations, we do not store any further details nor the data sets themselves on our site.

DLESE >> Atmospheric science
DLESE >> Environmental science
DLESE >> Human geography
DLESE >> Natural hazards
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Climate Indicators >> Fire Weather Indices
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Air Quality >> Emissions
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Natural Hazards >> Fires
SVS >> Hyperwall
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version